Foreign Policy

The Russia Story Just Got Even Bigger

The Russia Story Just Got Even Bigger

A top Russian spy who oversaw the US election hacking operation has been arrested and charged with treason. Talking Points Memo and the New York Times are reporting on Thursday that a top Russian spy who is the number two person in the FSB department that worked on the US election hacking operation was arrested and […]

Rex Tillerson Visits State Department, Entire Senior Staff Resigns

Rex Tillerson Visits State Department, Entire Senior Staff Resigns

On Wednesday Rex Tillerson went to the Department of State to introduce himself. Also on Wednesday a group of top career officials in the Department quit. A large group of top career officials at the State Department resigned on Wednesday, the same day that the new Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson, made a visit to […]

Democrats Try To Limit Trump’s Ability To Use Nukes

Democrats Try To Limit Trump’s Ability To Use Nukes

As Hillary Clinton said during the campaign, a man who can be so easily baited with a tweet can not be trusted with the nuclear launch codes. She was right. And now the Dems are pushing legislation to limit his ability to use nukes. On Tuesday two Democratic lawmakers reintroduced a bicameral bill that would stop […]

FBI And 5 Other Agencies Investigate Possible Secret Kremlin Cash To Trump

FBI And 5 Other Agencies Investigate Possible Secret Kremlin Cash To Trump

Intelligence agencies and law enforcement are now probing into Russia’s interference in our election. And one of the things they’re investigating is a possible connection between Trump’s campaign and money from the Kremlin. The FBI, the CIA, the National Security Agency, the Justice Department, the Treasury Department’s Financial Crimes Enforcement Network, and representatives of the […]

Marco Rubio Goes After Rex Tillerson. Big Time. -VIDEO

Marco Rubio Goes After Rex Tillerson. Big Time. -VIDEO

Looks like Democrats aren’t the only ones who have a problem with Rex Tillerson. On Wednesday, Senate Confirmation Hearings began for Donald Trump’s nominee for Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson. Much of the day was spent with Democrats grilling the Exxon Mobil CEO over Russia. But they weren’t the only ones. Republican Senator Marco Rubio […]

John McCain Confirms He Gave Incriminating Report About Trump’s Russian Ties To FBI

John McCain Confirms He Gave Incriminating Report About Trump’s Russian Ties To FBI

On Wednesday John McCain confirmed that he did in fact give a dossier with incriminating information on Trump’s ties to Russia to the FBI. CNN reported on Tuesday night that Donald Trump and President Obama were briefed last week that Russia has incriminating information on Trump and some high-level Republicans. The reporting says the dirt Russia […]

Trump’s Full Statement Following His Intelligence Briefing Friday

Trump’s Full Statement Following His Intelligence Briefing Friday

Donald Trump has been refusing to admit that Russia did interfere with the presidential election despite the fact that the FBI, the CIA, and 17 other intelligence agencies now say that it was, in fact, Russia. And astonishingly, even after his big intel briefing on Friday, he still refuses to admit the fact. Our top […]

Watch Rachel Maddow’s Incredible Interview With Kellyanne Conway! -VIDEO

Watch Rachel Maddow’s Incredible Interview With Kellyanne Conway! -VIDEO

Kellyanne Conway was in way over head Thursday night with Rachel Maddow. Hey media, you paying attention? THIS is what real journalism looks like. Thursday night, MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow interviewed Trump’s new “counselor to the president,” Kellyanne Conway. And it was glorious. This is exactly what’s missing in the media right now. True journalists who […]

Members Of Trump’s Campaign Are Now Making Open Appearances In Russia

Members Of Trump’s Campaign Are Now Making Open Appearances In Russia

Trump is not even trying to hide his ties to Russia anymore. On Monday, Trump surrogate Jack Kingston was in Russia. Kingston said he made the trip to speak to American businessmen about what a Trump presidency will mean to them and what they should expect. Though it should be noted that whatever was said […]

Trump Finally Names Secretary Of State -VIDEO

Trump Finally Names Secretary Of State -VIDEO

Trump’s ties to Russia and Putin just got a whole lot tighter with his pick for Secretary of State. NBC News reported on Saturday that Donald Trump has chosen ExxonMobil CEO Rex Tillerson for Secretary of State. This is extremely concerning not only because he’s a gazillionaire big oil guy who opposes the EPA, but […]